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Interior Window Cornice

1997.87.1 (RS203663)

Description

Gold painted wood cornice. Carved with floral and foliate design, scroll and rosettes. Curved sides rise to meet at center shell motif. 2 metal brackets attached to back for wall attachment.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
paint (coating)
shell (animal material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Supporting Elements
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cornice
cornices
Floral
floral patterns
Paint
paint (coating)
Rosette
rosette (motif)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Shell
shell (animal material)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 x 75 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1997.87.1
GUSN
13460

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